Bonny Blue, Virginia

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Bonny Blue, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Bonny Blue, Virginia is located in Virginia
Bonny Blue, Virginia
Bonny Blue, Virginia
Coordinates: 36°49′37″N 83°4′6″W / 36.82694°N 83.06833°W / 36.82694; -83.06833Coordinates: 36°49′37″N 83°4′6″W / 36.82694°N 83.06833°W / 36.82694; -83.06833
Country United States
State Virginia
County Lee
Elevation 1,890 ft (580 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 276
GNIS feature ID 1481930[1]

Bonny Blue is an unincorporated community and coal town in Lee County, Virginia, United States.


The community was likely named for the Bonnie Blue flag, the unofficial banner of the Confederacy at the start of the Civil War.[2] Bonny Blue contained a post office until 1962.[3]